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    Default Bypass of 4x4 switches on colt gearbox

    Has anybody bypassed the gearbox 4X4 switches so that the solenoids and front axle actuator can be activated by a switch in the cab?
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    Default Re: Bypass of 4x4 switches on colt gearbox

    Quote Originally Posted by brentyoung View Post
    Has anybody bypassed the gearbox 4X4 switches so that the solenoids and front axle actuator can be activated by a switch in the cab?
    Yes

    I have 2wd low range and diff lock
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    Default Re: Bypass of 4x4 switches on colt gearbox

    Thanks. Did you do the job yourself and if so is it difficult?
    Brent

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    Default Re: Bypass of 4x4 switches on colt gearbox

    Quote Originally Posted by brentyoung View Post
    Thanks. Did you do the job yourself and if so is it difficult?
    I had a mechanic fit it.

    Not difficult

    I used an on/off toggle switch
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    Default Re: Bypass of 4x4 switches on colt gearbox

    Quote Originally Posted by brentyoung View Post
    Thanks. Did you do the job yourself and if so is it difficult?
    I had a mechanic fit it.

    Not difficult

    I used an on/off toggle switch
    Owned
    1999 Colt Rodeo 3.0 V6 4x4-Build
    Sold
    2005 Chevrolet Lumina UTE SS 5.7 V8 Auto - Build
    1998 Pajero Gen 2 SWB 3.0 V6 4x4 - Resurrection
    1997 Ford Ranchero Outback 4.0 4x2 -
    Build
    1979 Landrover Series 3 88" Ford 3.0 V6 4x4- Build
    1980 Landrover Range Rover 3.5 V8 4x4 - Build
    1979 Landrover S2A 109" with Chev 4.1 4x4

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